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Leader photos by T. SCOTT BOATRIGHT Top photo: From left, Sadie Smith, Sadie McGill and Savannah Dorking, Louisiana Tech University cheerleaders, wave to the Louisiana Peach Festival 2016’s “A Peach of My Heart” Parade crowd Saturday in downtown Ruston. Pictured right, Burris Wollsieffer, Monster Moto CEO, was the grand marshal for this year’s parade.

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05/30/2013
Lincoln Parish received good news and bad news last week when fourth and eighth grade LEAP scores were announced. Donna Doss, school improvement and accountability coordinator, said that the numbers...
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05/30/2013
After a year of talent rehearsals, dress fittings, mock interviews and physical fitness preparations, two Lincoln Parish teens are currently competing in the Miss Louisiana’s Outstanding Teen pageant...
05/30/2013
The Teen Summer Reading Program offers a way to keep teen minds sharp over summer downtime. This summer’s theme is “Beneath the Surface.” Things will kick off with a “Survive the Summer” event at 6:...
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05/29/2013
After spending four years in the U.S. Marine Corps and serving in Afghanistan, Sgt. Brendan O’Toole wanted to find a way to help and support his fellow veterans. So he took a cue from a fellow Marine...
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05/29/2013
A man is in jail after a fight he was in ended badly for the other person involved. Maj. Stephen Williams, spokesman for the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office, said the office received reports on May...
05/29/2013
From 2 -4 p.m. today the Lincoln Parish Library will kick-off its 2013 summer reading program at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. The library encourages residents to take this opportunity to...
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05/29/2013
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced approximately 2,500 winners of National Merit Scholarships financed by United States colleges and universities. Officials of each sponsor...
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05/28/2013
Beginning July 1, Louisiana Tech University will officially be under new leadership. Though the school and community have expressed sadness at seeing current President Dan Reneau step down, they have...
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05/28/2013
The Grace Notes — Carol Ogle, Sheila Nugent, Judy Sisson and Donna Fike (from left to right) — were one of the performing acts Monday during the “Raising The Roof” Memorial Day tribute to veterans...
05/28/2013
Memorial Day weekend had many people headed outdoors to either grill, enjoy the pool or lake or just to soak in some rays. But while enjoyable, being outside, leaving skin exposed to dangerous rays...